New Month New Goals

New Month New Goals

It’s the start of a new month, now what? For many of you this month includes NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month), where you’ll aim to write 50,000 words in 30 days. For others, it’s just a regular writing month as you strive to reach your goals....

Want to try a Non-traditional NaNoWriMo?

I get it. You want to dive into the excitment that’s National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo), but either you’re not in a place where you can write 50,000 new words in 30 days or you want to pursue something different. No problem! Try a non-traditional...
What does Mail Privacy Protection Mean For You?

What does Mail Privacy Protection Mean For You?

Apple announced at their recent worldwide developer’s conference a change that’s going to affect email marketing, probably shake it to its foundations. Which, honestly, has probably been needed for a very long time. But all those old tried and truisms, those things...
Embrace Change (Mindset Monday)

Embrace Change (Mindset Monday)

The only thing that’s constant is change. While that’s a pretty common saying, it’s also true. As someone who has been in publishing since 2002, I think the one thing I can tell you is that this industry is constantly always changing. We may not know...
Explore Boundaries (Mindset Monday)

Explore Boundaries (Mindset Monday)

Boundaries is a word that’s used a lot when people talk about self-care. Set boundaries. Make sure you respect yourself and your time. This is important. However boundaries also are a part of our lives, our interests, our creativity. As an author, we often try...
Power of Planning (Mindset Monday)

Power of Planning (Mindset Monday)

One of the things I do every Sunday is update my planner for the next week with the blog posts/newsletters I need to send out as well as begin to update my “to do list”, which I use the Windows 10 sticky note app. In this way, I can plan my days, but also...
Take Breaks (Mindset Monday)

Take Breaks (Mindset Monday)

Do you feel as if you can’t take breaks? Are you exhausted from the constant push push push of our daily lives? If so, you’re not alone. So many people thought that staying home during the pandemic would give them time to learn new skills or push forward...